Category Archives: Sights

THE JOHN LENNON WALL

The legendary John Lennon Wall in Prague is a top tourist attraction and a fantastic photo opportunity. Situated in Mala Strana, this historic wall has been filled with John Lennon-inspired graffiti and a collection of lyrics from Beatles’ songs since the 1980’s. The wall is an incredibly ‘cool’ place to visit for any music fan, and also comes with a rather interesting historical background…

The wall first became a political canvas in 1948, when people began challenging the communist takeover by covering the wall in protest phrases and symbols.Read more...

CHRISTMAS IN PRAGUE

One of the most exciting times of year to travel to Prague is Christmas, when the city transforms into a magical wonderland of festive joy, with Christmas markets galore serving hearty food and local beverages. Christmas in Prague traditionally starts following the Feast of Mikulas on December 6th, however you will see twinkly lights appearing all over the city around mid November.

Prague at Christmas is a special place, its when the shop windows are bright with sparkling lights, and big, beautiful Christmas trees adorning the town squares.… Read more...

PRAGUE MARKETS

The beautiful city of Prague boasts many fantastic markets, offering a mixture of traditional pieces, everyday items and delicious food. You can find fantastic souvenirs and gifts, and enjoy the cheerful atmosphere these vibrant markets. Here are a few of our favourites.

Havelske trziste (Havel’s Market)
Where? Havelska Street, Prague 1.
When? Open daily, all year round 09:00-18:00.
Havel’s market is one of the oldest in the city, dating back to 1232. This market offers an abundance of tasty food and souvenirs, including fruit and vegetables, flowers, leather goods, arts and crafts, toys and puppets, and ceramics.… Read more...